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Mortgage Terms & Definitions

For some, it can be a daunting feeling when it becomes time to start the mortgage process.  There are many terms that can be used that wouldn’t be common to the average person.  Below is a list of these terms that one might encounter when going through the mortgage process. Read the rest of this entry

FIRPTA = Not A Dirty Word…

What is FIRPTA? It is an acronym for the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act. It was enacted back in 1980 and requires withholding and remittance of 10% of the amount realized by the foreign seller of a US real property interest. Read the rest of this entry